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The Seattle Times
November 29, 2020
November 24, 2020
"This will be a season unlike any other for Seattle U men’s basketball coach Jim Hayford, and it isn’t just because the team is playing during a pandemic."
Seattle University Athletics extended its string of academic excellence in institutional Graduation Success Rate (GSR) by compiling an overall 95 percent GSR with six teams tallying perfect scores in the metric.
November 18, 2020
Alex Rodan was a four-year started for the Redhawks.
November 14, 2020
The Western Athletic Conference Board of Directors approved updated schedule formats for men’s and women’s basketball and updated conference schedule formats for men’s and women’s soccer, women’s volleyball and men’s and women’s cross country to compete in the spring.
October 21, 2020
In partnership with the Seattle Sports Commission and Climate Pledge Arena, Seattle University has been awarded the 2023 NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Regionals.
October 16, 2020
The story includes "Elgin Baylor, Seattle U men’s basketball, 1957-58: The Hall of Famer averaged 32.5 points and 19.3 rebounds while essentially carrying the Redhawks to the NCAA championship game. He also won the NCAA tourney’s most outstanding player award despite losing in the final."
October 10, 2020
The NCAA Division I Board of Directors approved a plan to that would allow Seattle U cross country, soccer and volleyball teams to conduct a regular season and move fall championships to the spring.
September 30, 2020
Tom Gorman, '68, reached the NCAA quarterfinals twice and won his final 43 dual matches. He told the Times that playing for Seattle U ended up being the best thing he could have done.
September 25, 2020
Seattle University Athletics held its maiden virtual Redhawk Night In, an online fundraising event that raised nearly $100,000 in support of more than 350 student athletes.
Seattle University men’s and women’s soccer teams earned a 2019–20 United Soccer Coaches Team Academic Awards.
September 24, 2020
Seattle U’s men’s soccer program was ranked in the mid-pack by the College Soccer News 2020 preseason poll.
September 3, 2020
The 2020 Seattle University baseball team was one of 76 NCAA Division I collegiate programs awarded the Team Academic Excellence Award by the American Baseball Coaches Association.
August 27, 2020
Kristina Hollander, a graduate of UNLV and one of the top tennis players in Mountain West Conference history, has been named Seattle University’s head coach for men’s and women’s tennis.
August 25, 2020
The Seattle U men’s soccer team was ranked #18 of the Top 25 NCAA teams of the past five years, according to the college soccer news website SoccerWire.com.
August 19, 2020
Former Seattle U Redhawk pitcher Tarik Skubal, ’18, was called up by the Detroit Tigers and made his MLB debut Aug. 18 against the Chicago White Sox.
Seattle University men’s golf junior Nathan Cogswell shot a 10-under 134 (68-66) to clinch the Northwest Open Invitational title on Aug. 18 at the Wine Valley Golf Club in Walla Walla, Wash.
Tarik Skubal, '18, a former Redhawk pitcher, is making his debut with the Detroit Tigers this week.
Click on Detroit
August 17, 2020
“While heartbreaking and difficult, the health and well-being of our student-athletes remains the utmost priority and the decision not to compete this fall is in the best interest of the Seattle U community,” said Seattle U Director of Athletics Shaney Fink.
August 13, 2020
Seattle University has earned the 2019-20 WAC Academic Excellence Award, leading the way with a 3.43 GPA across all 20 varsity sports.
August 4, 2020
Archbishop Murphy High School softball standout Brooke Jordan chose to attend Seattle U in the fall because she likes the university and Coach Geoff Hirai.
July 20, 2020
The Herald (Everett, WA)
The honor recognizes collegiate men’s basketball players who excelled in the classroom and on the court during the past season.
July 15, 2020
Women’s soccer player Jessie Ray has been recognized as Seattle University’s 2019-20 NCAA Woman of the Year nominee. Ray, ’20, wrapped up a fantastic career with the Redhawks when she graduated this year.
July 14, 2020
Seattle University student-athletes—124 in total—have earned 2020 Spring Academic All-Western Athletic Conference (WAC) honors.
July 9, 2020
Student athletes racked up a cumulative grade point average of 3.585 to achieve some of the best academic marks in program history.
June 25, 2020
Brooke chose to attend and play for Seattle U.
May 2, 2020
April 6, 2020
March 22, 2020
A look back at the incredible story of one of the greatest players in NBA history and Seattle U alumnus, Elgin Baylor, '58.
March 20, 2020
Men's soccer coach Pete Fewing will be part of the broadcast.
February 26, 2020
Seattle University Head Coach and longtime Sounders FC analyst Pete Fewing will be a part of the regional broadcast as Seattle Sounders maintains its relationships with all of its existing regional television and radio partners.
Seattle U’s softball team upsets Mizzou, ranked 18th in the country, during the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic Tournament.
February 23, 2020
Former Redhawk pitcher Tarik Skubal has a chance of making the Detroit Tiger’s major league roster by season’s end.
February 22, 2020
Sports News Bay
Detroit Free Press
February 21, 2020
Detroit Tigers manager Ron Gardenhire had seen enough. As former SU pitcher Tarik Skubal, ‘18 — one of the Tigers' top prospects — totally dominated on Friday afternoon while pounding the strike zone, Gardenhire looked over at Tigers general manager Al Avila, who was sitting behind home plate.
SU soccer alumnus Alex Roldan, ’18, will continue his winning ways with the Seattle Sounders.
February 18, 2020
The Seattle Sounders have re-signed Alex Roldan, ’18, who has switched positions from midfielder to defender with the professional soccer team.
February 11, 2020
February 7, 2020
Seattle U's men's and women's cross country teams have been named to the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association's All-Academic Teams list.
February 5, 2020
ESPN handicapped the Player of the Year races in all 32 Division I conferences.
February 4, 2020
In the Western Athletic Conference, Seattle University's top basketball player, Terrell Brown, leads the WAC in scoring at 18.1 PPG. In league play, opponents have registered a subpar 93 points per 100 possessions with Brown on the floor.
KING 5 News
January 31, 2020
The Seattle University softball team is the preseason favorite in the 2020 Western Athletic Conference (WAC) Coaches' Poll, released on Wednesday morning
January 29, 2020
January 21, 2020
Thirty-one Seattle University student-athletes have been named to the 2019 Fall Academic All-Western Athletic Conference (WAC) Team.
January 17, 2020
Nkosi Burgess and Julian Avila-Good were selected by professional teams during the MLS SuperDraft earlier this month. Burgess was selected by FC Dallas Avila-Good was taken by Seattle Sounders FC in the third round of the 2020 Major League Soccer SuperDraft. Burgess is the highest draft pick in program history and becomes the sixth Redhawk drafted in the last four years.
January 16, 2020
Seattle Times sports reporter Scott Hanson profiled Redhawk men's basketball junior Aaron Nettles and the impact Nettles hopes to make as the starting shooting guard.
January 15, 2020
January 13, 2020
Collectively, Seattle U's 350 student-athletes earned a cumulative 3.337 grade point average during the academic year's first quarter.
January 7, 2020
Seattle Times sports reporter Scott Hanson profiled Redhawk basketball player Morgan Means as Western Athletic Conference play gets underway today.
January 2, 2020
December 31, 2019
The men's soccer team ended its season with the longest active unbeaten streak in the country at 16 games. The team is the lone Division I program to win at least 11 games in each of the last seven seasons.
December 19, 2019
In his seven years with the Redhawk helm, Finley led the program to seven consecutive Western Athletic Conference Tournament appearances.
December 6, 2019
Despite loss, the Redhawks extended their unbeaten streak to 16 games, the longest active unbeaten string in the nation.
November 25, 2019
No. 16 Seattle University won, 3-1, at Loyola Marymount and head to Stanford for the second-round match on Sunday.
November 22, 2019
November 20, 2019
The Redhawks beat Utah Valley 2-1 in a double overtime game decided on penalty kicks
November 18, 2019
November 17, 2019
Scott Hanson at The Seattle Times previewed this Saturday's first round NCAA Tournament match between the Seattle U and UW women's soccer teams.
November 15, 2019
Men's basketball Head Coach Jim Hayford secured his 400th career as Seattle University earned a 115-81 victory over Pacific University Tuesday night at the Redhawk Center.
November 13, 2019
Seattle U men’s soccer won three major awards at Tuesday’s Western Athletic Conference (WAC) postseason awards banquet, including Coach Pete Fewing being named Coach of the Year.
November 12, 2019
Redhawks nearly knock off UW in NCAA Tournament first round
November 10, 2019
Two stories in the Nov. 6 edition of The Seattle Times take a look at the season ahead for men's and women's basketball
November 6, 2019
Men’s soccer won at Incarnate Word Friday afternoon, clinching the 2019 Western Athletic Conference (WAC) regular-season title.
November 4, 2019
The Redhawks won their fifth WAC regular-season title since 2013 and earned the number one seed going into the WAC Tournament next week.
October 25, 2019
Guest column by Seattle U alumna and soccer star Stephanie Verdoia, '15.
Seattle University continued its run of strong performance in institutional Graduation Success Rate (GSR), according to data released by the NCAA this week.
October 16, 2019
The historic win Thursday night over CSU Bakersfield marked Coach Julie Woodward’s 300th victory in her 23rd season coaching the Redhawks.
October 11, 2019
SU women’s swimmer Julia Gorman, '20, was one of two students selected to accompany a team of professional electrical engineers to Cheeba, Zambia to install a microgrid that powers energy kiosks with solar panels. The senior from Bend, Oregon wrote a summary of her experience and work in Africa.
October 9, 2019
Story is about former Seattle U men's soccer star Sergio Rivas.
The Mercury News
September 29, 2019
Story includes Seattle U alum Tarik Skubal.
September 24, 2019
Director of Athletics Shaney Fink, pictured with Men's Basketball Coach Jim Hayford, illuminates the potent impact of Division I sports in higher education and how Seattle U's athletic programs align with the mission.
September 23, 2019
From The Seattle Times: On Friday, the mother-daughter duo will be together again and will celebrate Jalen’s senior year at USC — and Julie’s historic coaching career at Seattle U.
September 13, 2019
August 26, 2019
Seattle U women’s soccer has been voted the favorite in the 2019 Western Athletic Conference (WAC) Preseason Coaches’ Poll. It marks the sixth time in the last seven seasons that SU has been picked to win the league according to the preseason rankings.
August 13, 2019
Seattle U celebrated its year in athletics, honored its senior class and handed out awards to Redhawks who excelled in competition, the classroom, and the community in 2018-19.
June 24, 2019
May 26, 2019
Seattle University won its 40th game of the season and became the first WAC program to win an NCAA Tournament game since 2015.
May 20, 2019
May 16, 2019
May 15, 2019
May 13, 2019
May 12, 2019
Seattle University softball won its first-ever Western Athletic Conference Tournament Championship Saturday and qualified for its first trip to the NCAA Tournament that begins next weekend.
May 11, 2019
On Friday, Oct. 5, Seattle U men's soccer coach Pete Fewing will be honored at the Redhawks' game against UNLV at Championship Field. He is in the midst of his 25th season as SU's head coach.
October 1, 2018
A season of milestones for men's soccer coach.
August 23, 2018
The game-day ticket that doubles as a free round-trip transit pass. The giveaway compost bin or energy efficient light bulb. Sports teams and organizations around the country are promoting their “green” side in hopes of adding some green to the bottom line but also to influence their large fan bases to up their game when it comes to sustainability habits at home. But are their efforts effective?
July 17, 2018
Men's basketball was among the teams honored by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) at the sixth annual Team Academic Excellence Awards.
July 11, 2018
Seattle University was a host site for this year's Special Olympics USA Games, with soccer and basketball athletes competing on campus at Championship Field, SU Park and the Redhawk Center.
July 9, 2018
Seattle University men's basketball head coach Jim Hayford has announced the commitment of six players to his 2018-19 recruiting class, rounding out the roster for his second year at the helm of the Redhawks' program.
June 21, 2018
University serves as venue for Special Olympics.
June 18, 2018
Father Kelly assists with Catholic Church's first document on sports.
June 3, 2018
Thirty-seven winter Seattle University student-athletes earned Academic All-Western Athletic Conference (WAC) recognition for the 2017-18 school year.
April 4, 2018
Athletics creates a new services center for student-athletes.
March 30, 2018
Sister Jean Schmidt and Father Rob Hagan got a lot of attention in the national media during the NCAA Final Four tournament. Both showed us a distinctively Catholic way of engaging with sport as an aspect of culture.
March 28, 2018
Seattle University women’s basketball is going to the NCAA Tournament for the first time in program history after winning the 2018 Western Athletic Conference (WAC) Championship.
March 12, 2018
The regular season is complete and the brackets are set for the 2017-18 Western Athletic Conference Men's and Women's Basketball Tournaments.
March 5, 2018
The Seattle University’s men’s and women’s medley relay teams took gold medals on day two of the WAC Indoor Track and Field Championships on Feb. 23 in Nampa.
March 1, 2018
Jacinta Beckley, a 2018 Seattle University graduate, helped the New Zealand national team win the William Jones Cup last weekend in Taiwan. The New Zealand native started all five games in the tournament, as the Tall Ferns claimed their first title in the event’s 37-year history.
January 30, 2018
Twenty years after brain cancer surgery damaged her optic nerve and left her without sight at age 10, Natalie McCarthy hasn't stopped setting goals for herself and achieving them. First, a biology degree from Pacific Lutheran University. Then, competing internationally as a world-class rower. Her latest goal: law school.
January 29, 2018
Thrilling 3-2 overtime victory against UW sends team to Akron for Sunday match.
November 17, 2017
No. 23 Seattle University men’s soccer won the 2017 Western Athletic Conference (WAC) Championship with a 2-1 win over San Jose State Sunday afternoon. The Redhawks won the WAC title for the third time in five seasons and will head to the NCAA Tournament next week.
November 12, 2017
Seattle University student athletes recorded an institutional Graduation Success Rate (GSR) of 95 percent for a fourth consecutive year and the fifth time in six years, according to figures released by the National Collegiate Athletics Association.
November 8, 2017
Heidi Franz graduates with a BFA Photography on June 10, and she celebrated another milestone in late April when she earned three gold medals and two silver medals as the sole Seattle U competitor at the USA Cycling Collegiate Road National Championships in Boulder, Colorado.
May 22, 2017
WAC Champs and Novice 8+ Wins WIRA Gold!
May 1, 2017
Head coach Jim Hayford recruited three new assistant coaches to join Seattle U's D1 program.
April 12, 2017
Seattle University placed 30 student-athletes on the 2017 Winter Academic All-Western Athletic Conference (WAC) Teams.
April 6, 2017
Jim Hayford comes to Seattle U from Eastern Washington University where he spent the last six years at the helm of the Eagles’ program.
March 29, 2017
Men’s basketball coach Cameron Dollar will not return for the 2017-18 season.
March 13, 2017
Patrick Kelly, S.J., participates in a worldwide gathering hosted by the Vatican
October 12, 2016
Ed Reed reflects on his international travels with the men's basketball team.
September 12, 2016
Women’s rowing team names a boat for Pat Kelly, S.J.
May 10, 2016
True to form, SU’s ROTC cadets prevail in regional competition.
December 8, 2015
Athletics announces 2016 inductees.
The men's and women's basketball teams both take to the hardwood for the 2015-2016 campaign.
November 10, 2015
SU's athletics center is undergoing the most significant renovation in its history.
August 18, 2015
Student-athletes arrive on campus and get ready for the fall season.
August 17, 2015
Alumna Shon Crewe brings a fresh voice to an age-old sport.
June 9, 2015
We will soon be able to refer to our colleague John Dougherty as a bona fide hall of famer.
January 26, 2015
Athletics announces 2016 inductees into SU Hall of Fame
January 8, 2015
Expectations are high as SU's student-athletes prepare for the upcoming season.
October 29, 2014
SU fall sports are set to kick off their fall campaigns.
August 19, 2014
The men's and women's basketball teams head to WAC tourney vying for NCAA bids.
March 12, 2014
Upgrades at Connolly are reducing SU's emissions and bringing cost savings.
January 13, 2014
These are exciting days for SU athletics, with the action and accolades coming fast and furious.
November 20, 2013
New enhancement to Championship Field ensures it will shine on into the night.
October 9, 2013
Here are five things to watch for in fall sports.
August 12, 2013
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